Animal Science B.S.A. with Animal Science Concentration

Eight-Semester Degree Program

Students wishing to follow the degree plan should see the Eight Semester Degree Policy for university requirements of the program.

First YearUnits
UNIV 1001 University Perspectives (Sp, Su, Fa)1  
ANSC 1001L Introductory to Animal Sciences Laboratory (Sp, Fa)1  
ANSC 1032 Introductory Animal Sciences (Sp, Fa)2  
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
BIOL 1543 Principles of Biology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& BIOL 1541L Principles of Biology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
ANSC 1041 Introduction to Companion Animal Industry (Sp, Fa)
or ANSC 1051 Introduction to the Livestock Industry (Sp, Fa)
Social Sciences University Core Elective  3
ANSC 2252L Introduction to Livestock and Meat Evaluation (Sp)  2
General Elective  3
Fine Arts/Humanities University Core Elective   3
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Sp, Su, Fa) (Unless Exempt)  3
Discipline-related Elective as AFLS Broadening Elective   3
Year Total: 15 17
Second YearUnits
ANSC 2781 Career Preparation and Development (Fa)1  
ANSC 3433 Fundamentals of Reproductive Physiology (Fa)3  
Select one of the following:4  
CHEM 1073 Fundamentals of Chemistry (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1214 Lecture) (Su, Fa)
& CHEM 1071L Fundamentals of Chemistry Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1214 Lab) (Fa)
or CHEM 1123/1121L University Chemistry II (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
Fine Arts/Humanities University Core Elective 3  
History University Core Elective3  
ANSC 3133 Animal Breeding and Genetics (Sp)  3
Discipline-related Elective as AFLS Broadening Elective   3
Communication Intensive elective from approved list   3
General Elective  3
Select one of the following:  3-4
CHEM 2613 Organic Physiological Chemistry (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1224 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& CHEM 2611L Organic Physiological Chemistry Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1224 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
Social Science University Core Elective
Year Total: 14 15
Third YearUnits
ANSC 4142 Advanced Animal Handling Techniques (Sp, Fa)2  
Communication Intensive Elective from an approved course list.3  
BIOL 2013 General Microbiology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& BIOL 2011L General Microbiology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
Select one of the following:3-4  
Social Science University Core Elective
CHEM 3603 Organic Chemistry I (Su, Fa)
& CHEM 3601L Organic Chemistry I Laboratory (Su, Fa)
Animal Science Electives5  
ANSC 3143 Principles of Animal Nutrition (Sp)  3
Animal Science Electives  5
Social Science University Core Elective  3
Discipline-related Elective as AFLS Broadening Elective  3
General Elective  3
Year Total: 18 17
Fourth YearUnits
Animal Science Elective3  
ANSC Production/Management Elective2-4  
General Electives8  
ANSC Production/Management Elective  2-4
Discipline-related Electives  7
General Electives  0-6
Year Total: 15 9
Total Units in Sequence:  120